Frances (Gerwig) is a 27-year-old dancer who lives with her best friend Sophie (Sumner), but Sophie decides to move out and live with another friend, leaving Frances to figure out how to live her life. As she moves out on her own, she yearns for more from her life and relationships.
The film was written by both Gerwig and Baumbach, and is co-produced by Scott Rudin. The cast includes Mickey Sumner, Charlotte D’Amboise, Adam Driver, Josh Hamilton, and Cindy Katz.
It debuted at the Telluride Film Festival and TIFF 2012. It will receive a limited release to theatres on May 17, 2013.